Directed by Shaji Kailas, the action drama features star actors Prithviraj Sukumaran, Vivek Oberoi and Samyuktha Menon in pivotal roles and is produced by Supriya Menon and Listin Stephen. You can stream Kaduva on 4 August 2022, exclusively on Prime Video
The Shaji Kailas directorial venture tells the story of Kaduvakunnel Kuriyachan (Prithviraj Sukumaran), a Pala planter, in the 90s, who ends up on a collision course with IG Joseph Chandy (Vivek Oberoi), a top cop who is politically favoured. Also starring Samyuktha Menon, the action-packed drama follows Kuriyachan and Chandy’s intense rivalry and the subsequent events that take place because of it.
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“Kaduva is very close to my heart. The film is a larger-than-life, massy, action entertainer, a genre that has been missing from the Malayalam industry for a while and it is directed by Shaji Kailas, who is making a film after a long gap,” says actor Prithviraj Sukumaran. “Malayalam cinema has received so much love from audiences across the globe and I am sure Kaduva will receive the same love and appreciation upon its release on Prime Video.”
“I have always strived to do unique roles in my career, and Joseph’s character in the film is an example of it. It is gratifying to see the kind of love this movie and my character have received. I’m glad that through Prime Video, Kaduva would be accessible to an even larger audience, all across the globe”, said Vivek Oberoi who plays the antagonist in the film.
“Kaduva has all the ingredients of an engaging and entertaining action drama and Prithviraj and Vivek have done a great job in ramping up the intensity,” says filmmaker Shaji Kailash and continues, “I am happy that audiences worldwide will be able to enjoy Kaduva on Prime Video.”
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